[FAM-news] reminder, this week's seminars

Sandra Trenovatz sandra at fam.tuwien.ac.at
Mon Jul 7 12:11:15 CEST 2008


Tuesday, July 8, 2008, 16:30,
Freihaus of TU Wien, yellow area, 2nd floor, lecture hall FH 2:

    Dr. Pavel V. Shevchenko
    CSIRO Mathematical and Information Sciences

   "Model risk in claims reserving within Tweedie's compound
    Poisson models"

    This talk is within the lecture series in
    financial and actuarial mathematics.

For further details (including abstracts) see


This time we also announce an event within in the framework of the

   "Special Semester on Stochastics with Emphasis on Finance"

organized by the Johann Radon Institute for Computational and Applied
Mathematics (RICAM) in Linz:

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   "Practitioners Meet Academics -
    topical problems of relevance to the present situation"

    or http://www.ricam.oeaw.ac.at/specsem/sef/events/kickoff/

    Monday, September 8, 2008, 9:00-17:00,
    Room: HF 9901, Hochschulfonds building, basement,
    University of Linz Campus, Altenberger Strasse 69, Linz.

Some of the leading minds of the finance industry will give
presentations of their work to stimulate discussions between
practitioners and academics on mathematical challenges in this field.

    Dilip MADAN, Morgan Stanley New York and Univ. of Maryland, USA
    Fabio MERCURIO, Bloomberg New York, USA
    John GROSBY, Lloyds, TSB Financial Markets and Glasgow University, UK
    Stefan FINK, Raiffeisenlandesbank Oberösterreich, Austria
    Peter SCHALLER, Bank-Austria, Austria
    Andreas WEINGESSEL, Erste Bank, Austria

Everyone is welcome!
There is no registration fee, but please register under

     Wim Schoutens, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
     Hansjoerg Albrecher, University of Linz & RICAM, Austria
     Karl Kunisch, University of Graz & RICAM, Austria
     Hanna Pikkarainen, RICAM, Austria
     Wolfgang Runggaldier, University of Padova, Italy
     Walter Schachermayer, TU Vienna & RICAM, Austria


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